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Ann Kaneko | The Climates of Inequality Symposium – Manzanar, Diverted: When Water Becomes Dust ScreeningSeptember 30, 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Highways Performance Space | Crossing Pride & SORORITY present DIS/PLACE: Stories of home, belonging, migratingSeptember 30, 2023 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Organized by Warren Neidich, Renée Petropoulos, and Anuradha VikramPresented by 18th Street Arts Center with …read more
Art At The Airport are monthly open art studio events at the Santa Monica Airport, …read more